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FZNT25 KWNM 270847
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
447 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE N PORTION WILL SLOWLY
SHIFT E OF THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
NW THIS MORNING AND PUSH SLOWLY SE INTO THE NRN WATERS THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SE COAST
TODAY AND MOVE NE THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS LATER TODAY
AND TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL MERGE WITH THE COLD FRONT OVER THE NRN
WATERS WED...THEN MOVE E OF THE AREA WED NIGHT AND THU AS THE
FRONT REMAINS STATIONARY ACROSS THE NRN WATERS. THE FRONT WILL
THEN LIFT N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E OVER THE AREA THU NIGHT...THEN
BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY OVER THE WATERS FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT
WHILE WEAKENING.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. TSTMS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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